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Maryland Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Maryland was $80,776 in 2017, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Maryland median household income is $20,440 higher. 2018 Census ACS data (including 2018 Maryland household income numbers) will be released in September of 2019. Maryland median family income and per capita income for Maryland are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Maryland

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Maryland $80,776 +0.16% +5.36%

Maryland Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

At $80,776, the median household income for Maryland was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: Maryland, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Maryland

Date US Maryland
2017 $60,336 $80,776
2016 $58,856 $80,643
2015 $57,709 $78,477
2014 $55,613 $76,668
2013 $55,072 $76,397
2012 $54,948 $76,074
2011 $55,162 $76,464
2010 $56,388 $77,579
2009 $57,519 $79,338
2008 $59,382 $80,515
2007 $60,135 $80,685
2006 $59,051 $79,396
2005 $58,185 $77,500

Maryland Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Maryland was $98,393 in 2017. Compared to the median US family income, Maryland median family income is $24,502 higher. Like the median household income numbers, 2018 family income data will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income in Maryland

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Maryland $98,393 +1.03% +5.86%

Maryland Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

At $98,393, the median family income for Maryland was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Maryland, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Maryland

Date US Maryland
2017 $73,891 $98,393
2016 $72,591 $97,387
2015 $70,627 $94,743
2014 $68,313 $92,947
2013 $67,488 $91,914
2012 $66,880 $91,972
2011 $67,126 $91,558
2010 $68,289 $93,672
2009 $69,958 $96,497
2008 $72,321 $96,345
2007 $72,500 $97,662
2006 $71,330 $94,868
2005 $70,252 $94,219

Maryland Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Maryland was $39,960 in 2017. Compared to the US per capita income, Maryland per capita income is $7,563 higher. Per capita income numbers for 2018 will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income in Maryland

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Maryland $39,960 +1.18% +6.10%

Maryland Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for Maryland is $39,960. Real per capita income peaked in 2007 at $39,991 and is now $31 (0.08%) lower. From a post peak low of $37,591 in 2012, real per capita income for Maryland has now grown by $2,369 (6.30%).

Real Per Capita Income: Maryland, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Maryland

Date US Maryland
2017 $32,397 $39,960
2016 $31,798 $39,494
2015 $31,019 $38,823
2014 $29,942 $37,663
2013 $29,706 $38,131
2012 $29,221 $37,591
2011 $29,173 $37,684
2010 $29,361 $38,051
2009 $30,246 $39,386
2008 $31,488 $39,385
2007 $31,629 $39,991
2006 $30,795 $38,864
2005 $31,501 $39,144